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What should we eat to feed our brains?
Feb 15, 2021
COVID-19 and the flu: What are the differences?
Feb 10, 2021 • 2 comments
COVID and influenza, 2 distinct viruses:The COVID-19 and influenza viruses are not from the same family. The former belongs to the coronavirus subfamily and the latter belongs to the influenza virus...
Everything you need to know about bipolar disorder!
Feb 8, 2021
What is bipolar disorder?Bipolar disorder, previously known as "manic depression", is one of a number of mood disorders such as clinical depression. In its most typical form, bipolar disorder has two...
Everything you need to know about In vitro fertilization (IVF)!
Feb 6, 2021
What is In vitro fertilization?IVF is a technique used by couples who wish to have a child and are facing infertility.In vitro fertilization consists of bringing the egg into contact with a sperm in...
What is the role of BRCA1/BRCA2 and HER2 status in breast cancer care?
Feb 4, 2021
ScreeningBreast cancer is the most common cancer in women, affecting about one in eight in the US.Systematic breast cancer screening strategy Whom is it for? The United States Preventative Services...
Lupus: Contraception and planning for pregnancy
Feb 2, 2021
What is lupus?There are different types of lupus that exist: lupus that is limited to the skin, such as discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE, also known as chronic cutaneous lupus erythematosus or CCLE),...
8 foods that can help control blood sugar levels!
Feb 1, 2021 • 2 comments
What causes fluctuations in blood sugar?Blood sugar, or glucose, refers to main sugar molecules found in the bloodstream. It comes from the foods we eat and is used to fuel the body with energy. The...
COVID-19 vaccines: Information and opinions of patients with chronic illness
Jan 30, 2021
How to take care of your joints? Carenity members share their advice!
Jan 28, 2021